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Sonatype Nexus 1.4.1 introduces a plugin console and custom artifact metadata


December 16, 2009 By
Tim O'Brien

Sonatype is pleased to announce the 1.4.1 release of both Nexus Open Source and Nexus Professional. Nexus Open Source 1.4.1 Highlights Nexus Plugin Console Use the Nexus Plugin Console to list all installed Nexus plugins and browse REST services made available by installed Nexus Plugin. To open the Nexus Plugin Console, click on the Plugin […]

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Nexus as Open Source Infrastructure: User Sign-Up


November 24, 2009 By
Tim O'Brien

If you’ve ever participated in an open source community like the Apache Software Foundation or Codehaus, you’ll know that there are hundreds (sometimes thousands) of participants and interested parties for projects such as Maven, httpd, or Tomcat. Communities like these are only able to communicate because individuals can sign up for mailing lists, issues trackers, […]

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Nexus Professional's Support for Atlassian Crowd


November 17, 2009 By
Tim O'Brien

Atlassian’s Crowd is a single sign-on and identity management product that many organizations use to consolidate user accounts and control which users and groups have access to which applications. Nexus Professional contains an optional security plugin that allows you to configure Nexus to authenticate against an Atlassian Crowd instance. This blog post dives into the […]

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Nexus Tips: Disable Redeployment in Nexus


November 2, 2009 By
Brian Demers

It’s a fundamental tenet of Maven that release artifacts never change once they are released. This is enforced in Maven by the fact that once a release artifact or POM is located in the local repository, Maven will never check for an updated artifact in a remote repository. Once an artifact is released, it is […]

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New Features in Nexus and Nexus Professional 1.4


October 28, 2009 By
Brian Fox

The Nexus Professional 1.4 release offers a wide array of features Proxy Repository Browsing – With Nexus 1.4, the local cache and logical index views have been separated into separate tabs. We found that the previous single tab with a combo box to select the source was confusing. Publishing Web Sites to Nexus Professional – […]

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Searching Central Just Got Easier with Nexus


October 16, 2009 By
Tim O'Brien

We’ve made a small, but important change to the front page of http://repository.sonatype.org.    (You might recognize the design.) Searching the Central Maven Repository Just Got Easier from Sonatype on Vimeo. To search for an library or an artifact: Go to http://repository.sonatype.org Type in an artifact or group identifier, a class name, or a checksum. Press […]

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Using Staging Repositories for Deployment in Nexus


June 17, 2009 By
Brian Demers

For a number of reasons you might want to require your developers to use a staging repository.    Staged software releases in Nexus Professional are the best way to enable your development team to push a release to an artifact repository such as Nexus while providing management and quality assurance with a way to test and […]

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